2013 DSC Prize for South Asian Literature Panel, Jury announced

2013 DSC Prize for South Asian Literature Panel, Jury announced

It consists of Koyamparambath Satchidanandan (chairperson), Muneeza Shamsie, Suvani Singh, Eleanor O’Keeffe and Rick Simonson. A wonderful team. I am certainly looking forward to the
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Buddha in the Attic, Julie Otsuka

Buddha in the Attic, Julie Otsuka

I read The Buddha in the Attic by Julie Otsuka last night. I could not put the book down. A brilliant example of historical fiction
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Ox-Tales, Profile books

Ox-Tales, Profile books

This is a comment I wrote to a friend who asked, “I was looking for a good book of modern short stories – European and
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Jeeves and Wodehouse, fascination with cricket

Jeeves and Wodehouse, fascination with cricket

Gosh! I had not a clue that Wodehouse’s fascination with cricket ran so deep. Jeeves, who made his first appearance on 15 Sept 1915, was
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Retelling myths

Retelling myths

Recently I have read a bunch of books aimed at children and YA that retell well-known mythologies. Maybe it is only a moment in time
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India: Book laboratory of the world

India: Book laboratory of the world

http://www.printweek.com/news/1047437/India-Book-laboratory-world/?DCMP=ILC-SEARCH India: Book laboratory of the world By Ramu Ramanathan Friday, 03 December 2010 The Indian print industry will be $21 billion in 2011, a growth of
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1st National Book Printers Conference, Trivandrum, Kerala

1st National Book Printers Conference, Trivandrum, Kerala

I am off to attend the first NBPP, where I shall be chairing a panel discussion of publishers on 18 Nov 2011.  http://www.facebook.com/nbpcindia  
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